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How the CIA ran a ‘billion dollar spy’ in Moscow

From Washington Post, by David E. Hoffman, Jul 2015

The spy had vanished.

He was the most successful and valued agent the United States had run inside the Soviet Union in two decades. 2,459 more words

Mystery

Facebook made a huge move this week that could lead to its next billion-dollar business

Earlier this week, Facebook made a big change to its chat app, Messenger: It’s no longer requiring people to have a Facebook account to join. 350 more words

Social Good

Ford humiliated Ratan Tata and got nice punch on face in return.

Ratan Tata and his team faced “humiliation” when they went to sell the group’s fledgling car business to Ford in 1999, but came back to “do a big favour” just nine years later by taking over the American giant’s marquee brands Jaguar and Land Rover. 312 more words

To build a billion-dollar company, keep your founder in the CEO spot

The overwhelming majority of billion-dollar tech companies are still run by their founders, according to a new study by investment firm Atomico. In all, Atomico counts 133 companies which crossed the billion-dollar mark by sticking with their founder as the CEO, which works out to 85%. 470 more words

Tech

Case Solution for Emirates Airline: A Billion-dollar Sukuk-Bond Issue

Complete Case details are given below :

Case Name :      Emirates Airline: A Billion-dollar Sukuk-Bond Issue

Authors :           Emir Hrnjic, Harun Kapetanovic, David Reeb

Source :             Ivey Publishing… 135 more words

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Do you have what it takes to be the Billion Dollar Entrepreneur you aspire to be?

I meet with hundreds of entrepreneurs a year…from the smart operators to the ones as dumb and conceited as a rock to the real “game changers” out to change the world. 1,628 more words

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